repetitive DNA

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re·pet·i·tive DNA

a segment of DNA that consists of a linear array of multiple copies of the same sequence of nucleotides.
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repetitive DNA

copies of specific short DNA sequences present many times in the eukaryotic GENOME. See HIGHLY REPETITIVE DNA, MODERATELY REPETITIVE DNA.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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